Blog Posts in February, 2015

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  • New Regulations Prevent Creditors From Seizing Federal Benefits
    New Regulations Prevent Creditors From Seizing Federal Benefits

    by: The Academy of Special Needs Planners Recipients of federal benefits like Supplemental Security Income have complained for years that in response to creditors’ demands, banks have been freezing ...

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  • New Law Brings Big Changes to Reverse Mortgages
    New Law Brings Big Changes to Reverse Mortgages

    Two big changes for reverse mortgages will kick in on October 1st thanks to the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008. Larger loans, smaller fees and more protection for seniors in a bill signed ...

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  • Are My Veterans Benefits Taxable? It Depends!
    Are My Veterans Benefits Taxable? It Depends!

    Military Retirement pay is taxable income like all other similar retirement income. Military retirement pay is paid through the Department of Defense, Defense Finance and Accounting Services (DFAS). ...

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